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China welcomes Rodman's visit to N. Korea

The young undergraduate honors student was forced the next month, at a staged news conference, to admit to a "very severe and pre-planned crime", saying that th...


Sessions Says in Letter He'll Address Senate Intelligence Panel

Sessions, who came under criticism for failing to report meetings with the Russian ambassador, wrote a letter Saturday saying he wanted to answer questions rais...


Baseball Turns to Terror for GOP Lawmakers

Hodgkinson , 66, from IL. Alexandria police said a suspect in the shooting was in custody. Congressman Steve Scalise , a member of House leadership, ...


Jeff Sessions Didn't Exactly Give James Comey A Performance Review

But that changed shortly after Trump fired Comey last May, the Post's sources said . Trump was not, Sessions said. Asked by Joe Manchin, the Democratic...


Multiple victims from UPS center shooting in San Francisco

The motive remained unclear, police said. Isaiah Miggins, a co-worker of Lefiti's at UPS , said Lefiti was a big man, but humble and always happy. The shoo...


Centene to expand Obamacare insurance to 3 new states in 2018

Neidorff, chairman, president and CEO of Centene", said in a statement. To view the full article, register now. Centene covers more than 1.2 million custome...


Congress Shooting Brought Out the Best in Republicans, Democrats, and Donald Trump

Another victim of the shooting , who the White House identified as Capitol Police Officer Crystal Griner, was in good condition as of early Wednesday afterno...


Gunman dead after shooting USA congressman

Meanwhile, security has been tightened at the Capitol Hill and regular proceedings were canceled or postponed. Scalise's position as whip in the Republican-...


CAUGHT ON CAMERA: 5 minutes of terror at baseball field in Alexandria

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that the suspect had died after exchanging gunfire with law enforcement. "I saw it was a rifle sticking through the c...


Rifle-wielding Gunman Wounds Lawmaker, then Killed by Police

Brooks described chaotic scenes after Scalise was shot. Speaking from the White House's Diplomatic Room, the U.S. president said: "We may have our differenc...


SC Rep. Jeff Duncan Safe after Baseball Game Shooting

When asked if he thought his teammates were targeted because they were Republican, Duncan said yes. His wounds were not believed to be life-threatening. He said...


Trump makes hospital visit after congressional baseball shooting

Scalise has continued to play on the team, while his colleague U.S. Rep. Cedric Richmond became a star of the Democratic team when he joined Scalise, also a for...


Senate suddenly bars reporters from filming senators in Capitol hallways

Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), who has been sounding the alarm bell about the secrecy of the GOP health care bill crafting, echoed similar sentiments. "The Co...


'All Hell Breaks Loose' as Evangelical Convention Refuses to Condemn White Nationalism

This year's Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting will be held in Arizona at the Phoenix Convention Center, June 13-14. The movement takes its philosophy...


Mistaken shooter report locks down California Air Force base

According to sources, a call about an active shooter from the base was a false alarm. The main gate to the base was closed as a result of the investigation. "...


Neighbors, friends react to suspect in Virginia congressman shoo

In recent months, the neighbor said she heard the sound of repeated shots being fired from Hodgkinson's property, which convinced her that someone was shooting ...


Conservative lawmaker known for love of baseball

While police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it was too early to determine whether it was a deliberate political attack, the shooting intensified...


Jamie Oliver offers free food & drinks to Grenfell Tower fire victims

Flames from the inferno lit up the night and black smoke spewed from the windows of the Grenfell Tower in North Kensington where more than 200 firefighters batt...


Marginal Risk for Severe Weather Today

As of 5:45 PM, No severe thunderstorm warnings were in effect for the metro area. Severe T-storm Watch until 10pm. If they develop, they will likely form ...


Trump calls for unity after GOP baseball shooting

Echoing a point made by other witnesses this morning, Trump praised the actions of the police. Republican Mo Brooks told media outlets that five people we...


Person Of Interest In Custody In Bronx Avocado Assault

Trouble flared when the worker tried to kick the two men out for causing a scene over their order. The NYPD is looking for two men they say assaulted a bode...


West Virginia House passes budget without tax changes

The session must end no later than 11:59 p.m. Monday, June 19. But the future of this budget rests on republicans, particularly in the house, where conservati...


US Attorney General Jeff Sessions calls allegations of collusion with Russia appalling

Ron Wyden , D-OR, asked why Comey and his aides decided not to discuss the "president's actions" on the Russian Federation investigation with Sessions ....


Steve Scalise's suspected shooter identified as IL man

The Belleville News-Democrat, the local paper in the community where Hodgkinson reportedly lived, showed a photo of him holding a "Tax the Rich" sign in a prote...


Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice

The Washington Post reports that Hodgkinson is a resident of Belleville, Illinois and is the owner of a home inspection business. His office said that before s...


New Mexico Rep. Pearce describes scene at shooting site

Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old man from IL. Hodgkinson campaigned for Sanders in Iowa and wrote in August 2016 on Facebook that he wanted "Bernie to Win the Whi...


Secretary DeVos Announces Regulatory Reset to Protect Students, Taxpayers, Higher Ed Institutions

DeVos did not, however, wade into the issue that has prompted the criticism: her repeated refusal to say specifically whether she believes federal funding shoul...


Tillerson warns against steps that cut off talks with Russia

He said North Korea would be at the top of the agenda next week at a high-level meeting between us and Chinese officials. Tillerson is billed to appear befor...


Congressmen Credit Capitol Police for Preventing 'Massacre'

At the same time, "we have to ratchet down the rhetoric that we see", said Davis. "You've got to be kidding me", Orear said when told by phone about the shoo...


Gunman fires on congressional baseball practice in Virginia, wounding several

Capitol Police officers were shot at a baseball practice earlier in the day in Alexandria . " Steve Scalise is a friend, colleague and fighter for the people...


Trump says Scalise shooter is dead

Trumped thanked emergency crews who responded to the scene, including two police officers who were wounded in the incident. The shooter, who is in police cust...


Official statement released about Stave Scalise's condition after shooting

President Donald Trump called off a trip to the Department of Labor on Wednesday as Washington reeled over a shooting that injured four people, including Co...


Congressman Will Hurd speaks on security following shooting of GOP House leader

This is a developing story, check back here and follow BuzzFeed News for updates . The shooting marks the first time a sitting member of Congress has been ...


Governor John Bel Edwards' statement on the shooting in Alexandria, VA

Price (@RepDavidEPrice) June 14, 2017 Please join me in praying for those injured in the shooting at @thehillbaseball practice this morning. Witness Ben C...


Appears to confirm Comey's testimony on Flynn investigation

Trump was addressing reporters at the White House for the first time since Comey's explosive appearance, in which he branded the president a liar and said he ...